England in the Eighteenth Century

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INDEX
Acre, 203
Adam, Robert ( 1728-92), 101
Addington, Henry, 1st Viscount Sidmouth ( 1757-1844), 205, 206
Agrarian revolution, 77 ff., 151
Agriculture, 17, 18, 82 ff., 152; Board of ( 1793), 152; machinery, 152; rentals, 82, 83; size of farms, 153; survey, 152; value of estates, 153. See also Enclosure
Aix-la-Chapelle, Treaty of ( 1748), 172
Alexander I, Tsar of Russia, 204
Allen, William, 168
Alliances, 194; cost of, 57; English, 55, 65, 106, 118; France and America, 130; France and United Irishmen, 184, 185; Quadruple, 53
America, 71, 124, 135, 139,184, 188; alliance with France, 130; Declaration of Independence ( 1776), 126, 129; definition of, 131; English relations with, 122, 126, 182, 183, 209; Indian policy, 127; Louisiana purchase, 205; Southern States, 130; trade balance, 126; trade with Ireland, 179; War of Independence, 124-32, 175; Wesleyanism in, 94. See also Ireland
American colonies, 191; population, 125
American war, payment for, 191
Amiens, Treaty of ( 1802), 204
Anne, Queen, reigned 1702-14; 23, 52, 58
Argyle, Duke of, 19, 55
Arkwright, Sir Richard ( 1732-92), 23, 78
Armed form, English, 49, 111, 130, 138, 200; used to suppress civil riots, 153; volunteers, 206. See also Navy
Armed Neutrality, 130, 204
Atterbury, Francis, Bishop of Rochester ( 1662-1732), 61
Aurangzeb, Mogul Emperor (d. 1707), 172
Austen, Jane ( 1775-1817), 166
Austerlitz, 208
Austria, 64, 65, 68, 213
Badajoz, 212
Bakewell, Robert, 83
Bank of England, 14, 25, 107; notes, 146; suspends cash payments, 201
Banks, rural, 146
Banks, Sir Joseph ( 1743-1820), 168, 169
Beddoes, Dr, 169
Bedford, 27, 38, 39; Dukes of, 18, 39, 110, 152, 168
Bengal, 172, 173, 176
Benson George D. D. ( 1699-1762), 29
Bentham, Jeremy ( 1748-1832), 87, 133, 138, 144, 187
Berkeley, George ( 1685-1753), 44
Berzelius, Jöas Jakob, Baron ( 1779-1848) 168
Birmingham, 11, 36, 86, 102, 135, 145, 149
Bishopries, 50; political value of, 42, 43; vacancies filled, 61
Black, Joseph ( 1728-99), 102
Blake, William ( 1757-1827), 163
Blücher, Gebbard von ( 1742-1819), 214
Bolingbroke, Henry St. John, Viscount ( 1678-1751), 15, 29, 47, 53, 54, 65, 68, 105, 116
Bolton, Duke of, 45, 69
Bonaparte, Joseph, 209, 210
Bonaparte, Louis, 209
Bonaparte, Napoleon, see Napoleon
Boscawen, Edward, Admiral, 113
Boston, 125, 128, 129; Tea Party ( 1773), 128
Boulter, Archbishop, 181
Boulton, Matthew ( 1728-1809), 80
Bowood House, 138, 187
Brest, 111, 113, 198, 200, 207
Brewster, Sir David ( 1781-1868), 168
Bridgwater, Francis Egerton, 3rd Duke o ( 1736-1803), 80
Brindley, James ( 1716-72), 80
Bristol, 12, 13, 36, 118, 148, 167, 169, bishopric, 42; population, 11, 144
Bunker Hill, 129
Burgh, James ( 1714-75), 136
Burgoyne, General, 29, 130
Burke, Edmund ( 1729-97), 71, 116, 125, 133, 138, 139, 156, 175, 176, 187, 193, 195, 196, 208
Burlington, Richard Boyle, 3rd Earl of, 33
Burn, Richard, the Reverend, 35, 44
Burns, Robert ( 1759-96), 99, 163
Bute, John Stuart, 3rd Earl of ( 1713-92), 116, 117, 118, 120, 126
Butler, Joseph ( 1692-1752), 44
Byron, George Gordon, 6th Baron ( 1788- 1824), 161, 164, 166
Cabinet Council, 49; inner, 49, 50
Calder, Sir Robert ( 1745-1818), 207
Camden, Charles Pratt, 1st Earl, 120
Camperdown, 201
Canada, 110, 131, 193; trade, 110, 112
Canning, George ( 1770-1827), 210
Cape Finisterre, 207
Cape St Vincent, 201, 202

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